DATA LORDS Recording Project

Data Lords is here. The musicians' performances are beyond, the stunning two-CD package showcases breathtaking artwork by Aaron Horkey, beautiful session photography by Briene Lermitte, spectacular design by Cheri Dorr, and liner notes made with loving care by Maria. Every Data Lords purchase come with FLAC hi-res downloads, as well as MP3 and WAV files. See all offers

"Concert in the Garden" Honored by Library of Congress

Concert in the Garden has been selected for inclusion into the prestigious National Recording Registry. The new recordings bring the total number of titles on the registry to 550, a small part of the Library of Congress' vast recorded-sound collection of nearly 3 million items.

NEA Jazz Masters Ceremony

See each 2019 NEA Jazz Master tribute and speech via the following links: Abdullah Ibrahim, Bob Dorough, Maria Schneider, Stanley Crouch. The performers in my orchestra are inseparable from my compositions, and I thank them and share this honor with them.


See my open letters about issues facing the music community and our society at large. I hope you'll find it thought-provoking and will pass them on to others.